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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SL

White over blue Mercedes with a removable hardtop


Featured on AutoHunterthe online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is a 1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SL.

“Features include air conditioning, an aftermarket radio, disc brakes, power steering, and power brakes,” AutoHunter notes in the listing. “Recently installed new parts include the soft top, valve covers, air filter, fuel injectors, A/C components, rebuilt steering box, and various suspension components.”

1979 Mercedes-Benz 450SL

The white exterior is complemented by chrome work, quad headlamps, a new soft top, and a body-color hardtop. It rides on polished Mercedes wheels with radial tires.

With seating for two, this Mercedes-Benz has blue vinyl bucket seats with matching door panels. It features a blue vinyl dashboard, center stack and console accented with woodgrain trim.

Under the hood is a fuel-injected 4.5-liter V8 engine with new air conditioning components, spark plugs and wires, distributor cap and rotor, fuel injectors, air filter, valve covers, and fuel filter. The engine is paired with a floor-shifted 3-speed automatic transmission.

This Mercedes-Benz’s no reserve auction ends on March 24, 2022, at 12:20 p.m. (PDT).

The sale includes a clear title and a body-color hardtop.

Visit the AutoHunter listing for more information and photo gallery.

David P. Castro
David P. Castro
The Santa Rosa, California native is an experienced automotive and motorsports writer with a passion for American muscle cars. He is a credentialed automotive, NASCAR, and IndyCar reporter that graduated from the University of Nevada-Reno. A devoted F1 and NASCAR fan, he currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona with his wife, son, Siberian Husky, Mini Cooper, and 1977 Chevrolet C10.



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